Catherine Martin 1798 - 1884

Name : Catherine Martin

AKA Catherine McMartin, Catherine McCoshim

Father : Hugh Martin

Mother : Flora Crawford

Born : 23 Nov 1798, Shirdrim, Glassary1

Siblings:

  • Mary Martin b. 27 Apr 1784, Pheorlan, Glassary2
  • Angus Martin b. 20 Aug 1786, Garvachie, Glassary3
  • John Martin b. 31 Oct 1791, Shirdrim, Glassary4
  • Donald Martin b. 20 Dec 1795, Shirdrim, Glassary5

Married : 5 Feb 1835 - Inveraray and Glenaray parish to Donald McCosham6

Donald McCoachim in the parish & Catharine McMartin in the parish of Kilmichael Glassary gave in their names for proclamation of Marriage on 31st January & were married 5th Feby 1835

Children

Death : 14 Apr 1884, Culorcuch Cottage, Fintry8

  • Cause of Death: Senile Decay, 3 months, as Certd. by Joseph Tennent, MB CM
  • Informant: John McKercher, son in law
  • Burial
  • Headstone

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Census

  • 1841

McCoshan Catherine F 40 1801 Independant Argyllshire
McCoshan Donald M 5 1836 Argyllshire
McCoshan Hugh M 2 1839 Argyllshire
5th Household from Inveraray

  • 1851

Auchindrain9

Name Rel. Con. Age Occupation Born
Donald McCoshen Head Mar 74 Farmer Inveraray
Catherine Martin Wife U? 50 Farmer's Wife Inveraray
Hugh McCoshen son U 12 Farmer's Son Inveraray
Flora McCoshen Daught U 8 Farmer's Daught Inveraray

6th household from Inveraray

  • 1861

Auchindrain10
1 room with windows
11th Household from Inveraray

Name Rel. Con. Age Occupation Born
Donald McCoshim Head Mar 83 Cottar Inveraray
Catherine McCoshim Wife Mar 61 Kilmichael P.
Flora McCoshim Dau Un 18 Domestic Servant Inveraray

how soon after the death of Donald McCosham 1776 - 1864 did she have to leave the Township.

  • 1871

Arkland, Inveraray
living alone in the tennements as a widow
no-one obviously as her relative close by

Name: Flora McCosham

AKA Flora McCoshim

Father: Donald McCosham

Mother: Catherine Martin

Born: 7 Sep 1842, Auchindrain11
Baptism: 15 Dec 1842, Auchindrain

Siblings:

Married: 24 Nov 1878, Inveraray to John McKercher

Children:

  • Donald McKercher
  • Anna H. S. McKercher
  • Catherine McKercher
  • Mary McKercher
  • Duncan McKercher

Death: 11 June 1932, 7 Victor Park Terrace, Corstorphine, Edinburgh12

  • Cause of Death: Acute Pleurisy, 14 days, Cholecystitic, 8 years, as certified by And. Fleming, M.D.
  • Informant. A. MacKercher, Daughter, (present)
  • Burial
  • Headstone

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Census

  • 1851
  • 1861
  • 1871
  • 1881

Fintry, Stirling
11 Gamekeepers Cottage13

Name Rel. Con. Age Occupation Born
John McKercher Head M 36 Gamekeeper Glenorchy
Flora McKercher Wife M 35 Gamekeepers wife Inveraray
Catherine McKercher Daur 1 Fintry
Catherine McCoshin Mother W 78 Kilmichael

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